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    Great Bear Lodge

    6420 Hardy Bay Road | PO Box 1168, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good4%
    • Average8%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Quarterdeck Inn & Marina Resort
    157 reviews
    #2 of 6 hotels in Port Hardy
     
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    38 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This lodge is wonderful! Very nice room, great food, and terrific staff! Excellent bear trips. The food was gourmet cooking in the wilderness. The staff kapt you busy from first thing in the morning until late at night with great activities. The whole package exceeded...More

    Thank Sandra_E_Curtis
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks for the review, Sandra. It's great that you think the lodge is wonderful! Tom and I agree with you, the staff are terrific. We are very lucky to have them. We hope that you come back some time. Marg Leehane Co-owner

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great Bear Lodge is out there - no connectivity with the outside world beyond the float plane in which you arrive and depart. Visiting GBL has a very specific purpose - seeing grizzly bears in the wild and it didn't disappoint, as we saw bears...More

    Thank Kathryn M
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, Kathryn. We are so glad to hear that you think this is a wonderful niche activity for wildlife enthusiasts. You are right, our aim is to immerse our guests in nature, so the people who most love it out here...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    First of all, making a reservation for this trip was so easy. An email to their office was responded to within 24 hours and any questions asked were answered and extra relevant information given freely. The seaplane trip in to and out from the lodge...More

    1  Thank Shardee24
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Shardee, you perfectly described the surroundings of the lodge in spring, "the snow capped mountains tower all around you and the forest reflects perfectly in the still, calm waters of the inlet". And when you add the mist clinging to the hillsides, it seems like...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    Although we had a vague idea of what to expect, we were blown away by this experience. From the moment we were met at Port Hardy, we were taken on an amazing adventure. The sea plane to the Lodge showed us the most spectacular scenario...More

    1  Thank Lisa T
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    We're so glad that you were blown away by the experience at the lodge, Lisa! We are pretty blown by the opportunity to live and work out here, and feel privileged to be able to share it with people from all around the world. It's...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

    There are no negatives. This is an incredible travel experience. The lodge and staff create a perfect mix of homely comfort, delicious food, friendly efficient and highly professional service and care. The setting is spectacular. You are hundreds of kilometres from civilisation; you feel a...More

    5  Thank Wayne P
    Response from GreatBearLodge, Owner at Great Bear LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for sharing your experience, Wayne, and it's lovely to hear that you thought this was an incredible travel experience. October is such a great time to see the bears, when their metabolism is slowing down as they head to hibernation. They look...More

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    • Great Bear Hotel Port Hardy
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    357Mark6969
    3 June 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Mark, Thanks so much for your enquiry about rates. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enqueries. All of our tours are three nights in length and depart on specific dates... More
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    kerryshmerry
    9 February 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi, Thanks so much for your enquiry about our autumn tours. I must apologize for the late response, I neglected to check our TripAdvisor enquiries. As everyone else has suggested who answered your question, it is... More
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    Leesa F
    26 January 2017|
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    Response from GreatBearLodge | Property representative |
    Hi Leesa, Thanks so much for your enquiry about getting from Vancouver to Port Hardy. Everyone else who has responded has provided great information, although don't hesitate to contact us through our website if you need... More
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    "Every room has amazing views"
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    "Request a room that faces directly out onto the inlet."
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    "All rooms have magnificent views."
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    "all rooms had big windows,amazing views and ensuites. Beds very comfortable."
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